Diverse course offerings from endocrinology to entomology. A flexible curriculum allows students to explore, discover their passions, and develop the scientific background to succeed in professional school, graduate school, or the job market.
Faculty are active members in the scientific community. They're knowledgeable, dynamic, and ready to engage with students.
Opportunities for research, internships, and study abroad. When students are immersed in science, it helps them imagine how to integrate science with a career.
If you're considering a career that requires postgraduate study, Luther offers several pre-professional programs to prepare you for the next stage of your education.
Whether you plan to become a doctor, veterinarian, optometrist, dentist, physical therapist, pharmacist, or specialized nurse, Luther's liberal arts education will help you think critically, problem-solve, and communicate effectively in an ever-changing world.
Learn more about Pre-Health Studies at Luther.
Luther's biology major is designed to be flexible in meeting the needs and interests of students. Learn more about the biology major's courses and requirements.View Courses
Luther's state-of-the art science facilities and more than 700 acres of natural areas provide ideal environments for student learning.Explore Now
Whether you're a Luther biology student or faculty member, research serves as the foundation for obtaining knowledge in the field of science.Learn More
Our graduates often enter medical school or pursue other biology-related careers in education, conservation, government policy and field work, pharmaceutical research and sales, and basic and applied research.See Opportunities